Palestine

April 28, 2003

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Palestinian prime minister-designate Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) has introduced some changes to his new cabinet in an attempt to appease supporters of P

April 27, 2003

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The Israeli-Palestinian conflict stands in the way of Arab states embracing democracy, even if they one day have a democratic Iraq as an example, Jord

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Lt. Gen. Hossam Mohammed Amin, chief Iraqi liaison with U.N. weapons inspectors, is in custody, the U.S. Central Command announced Sunday.

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The Israeli Supreme Court ruled Sunday that international law does not bar the Israeli army from using flachette shells.

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Japanese Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi rejected an appeal from US Secretary of State Colin Powell not to meet with Palestinian leader Yasser Arafa

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Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood said Sunday it will run in June legislative elections, a day after its political wing, the Islamic Action Front, endorsed

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Observers, speaking to Al Bawaba, assess that the dispute between the Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat and prime minister-designate Mahmoud Abbas (Ab

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Houston-based Apache Corporation has disclosed it is conducting active conversations with Egypt's government-owned General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) about obtaining a gas sales contract for the Wes

April 26, 2003

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Israeli troops shot and killed an armed Palestinian who opened fire at them next to the Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus.

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In an unprecedented step, the Israeli Police on Friday drastically cut the number of Christian worshippers to be allowed at a Saturday Orthodox Easter

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More and more top US administration officials are coming to the conclusion that Saddam Hussein is dead, killed by the first shots of the war.

April 25, 2003

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U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell said Thursday that terrorism must end if peacemaking between Israel and the Palestinians is to have a chance of s

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President Bush said in a television interview Thursday that there is some evidence suggesting Saddam Hussein is either dead or "at the very minimum wa

April 24, 2003

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Palestinian sources reported early Thursday afternoon that two Palestinians, including a teenager, were killed by Israeli gunfire and five people were

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A suicide bomber blew himself up Thursday morning at the entrance of the new train station in the city of Kfar Sava, some 20 km north of Tel Aviv. One